Wilbur Godshall

Brief Life History of Wilbur

When Wilbur Godshall was born on 23 October 1895, in Lansdale, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, William Henry Derstine Godshall, was 32 and his mother, Marietta Gerhart, was 31. He died on 10 April 1897, in Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 1, and was buried in Lansdale, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Henry Derstine Godshall
1863–1949
Marietta Gerhart
1864–1942
Herbert Gerhart Godshall
1886–1968
Walter Godshall
1887–1888
Marion Gerhart Godshall
1889–1974
Raymond Gerhart Dirstein Godshall
1891–1965
William Godshall
1892–1892
Florence Godshall
1893–1896
Abraham Godshall
1894–1895
Wilbur Godshall
1895–1897
Clarence Isaac Godshall
1896–1960
Albert Gerhart Godshall
1898–1978
Marietta G. Godshall
1899–1899
Stanley Gerhart Godshall
1900–1900

Sources (2)

  • Godshall, "Pennsylvania Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"
  • Wilbur G Godshall, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (1)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of Gottschall, a variant of Gottschalk .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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